Emily O'CONNOR (Senior Policy Manager) - Banking Commission/Commercial Law and Practice ICC, Paris
Emily O'Connor is the Senior Policy Manager of the ICC Banking Commission and the ICC Commission on Commercial Law and Practice, and has ben involved in developing and training on various ICC rules, including the Incoterms® 2010 rules. Prior to joining the ICC International Secretariat in Paris in 2006, Emily spent several years at the US Council for International Business in New York, where she managed intellectual property and competition law issues.
Emily graduated from Columbia Law School in New York, first practising in the US State Department's Office of the Legal Adviser, focusing on International Court of Justice cases on the US application of the death penalty to foreign nationals. She then practised international corporate law at Debevoise & Plimpton in New York, working on future flow equity issuances, mergers and acquisitions and a range of media deals, before moving to the international policy arena.